New Media Literacies

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By Liz Losh 11/10/2009 - 9:15am Comments
The relationship between digital media and democracy is complicated, because it is difficult for researchers to draw causal connections between adopting new social computing technologies and promoting what Joseph Kahne, Mills College professor...
Digital Media and Democracy: Early Returns Blog Image
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By Liz Losh 11/10/2009 - 9:15am Comments
The relationship between digital media and democracy is complicated, because it is difficult for researchers to draw causal connections between adopting new social computing technologies and promoting what Joseph Kahne, Mills College professor...
Digital Media and Democracy: Early Returns Blog Image
Liz Losh  Profile Picture
By Liz Losh 11/10/2009 - 9:15am Comments
The relationship between digital media and democracy is complicated, because it is difficult for researchers to draw causal connections between adopting new social computing technologies and promoting what Joseph Kahne, Mills College professor...
Digital Media and Democracy: Early Returns Blog Image
Liz Losh  Profile Picture
By Liz Losh 11/10/2009 - 9:15am Comments
The relationship between digital media and democracy is complicated, because it is difficult for researchers to draw causal connections between adopting new social computing technologies and promoting what Joseph Kahne, Mills College professor...
Digital Media and Democracy: Early Returns Blog Image
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By Aaron Knochel 12/10/2009 - 3:25pm Comments
digital divide: the gap between people with effective access to digital and information technology and those with very limited or no access at all. The digital divide is understood to be the gap between those who use and are familiar with...
Reinterpreting the Digital Divide Blog Image
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By Aaron Knochel 12/10/2009 - 3:25pm Comments
digital divide: the gap between people with effective access to digital and information technology and those with very limited or no access at all. The digital divide is understood to be the gap between those who use and are familiar with...
Reinterpreting the Digital Divide Blog Image
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By Cathy Davidson 01/19/2010 - 9:06am Comments
Historian Robert Darnton has argued that we are currently in the fourth great Information Age in all human history.  The first information revolution came with the development of writing in 4000 B.C. Mesopotamia.  The second was...
Educating for the Future, Not the Past Blog Image
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By Cathy Davidson 01/19/2010 - 9:06am Comments
Historian Robert Darnton has argued that we are currently in the fourth great Information Age in all human history.  The first information revolution came with the development of writing in 4000 B.C. Mesopotamia.  The second was...
Educating for the Future, Not the Past Blog Image
Cathy Davidson  Profile Picture
By Cathy Davidson 01/19/2010 - 9:06am Comments
Historian Robert Darnton has argued that we are currently in the fourth great Information Age in all human history.  The first information revolution came with the development of writing in 4000 B.C. Mesopotamia.  The second was...
Educating for the Future, Not the Past Blog Image
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By Liz Losh 02/01/2010 - 10:00am Comments
With the first year of the Obama administration officially coming to a close, educators have been thinking about how the president’s online presence could be used for both civic education and media literacy purposes.  Obama came into...
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By Liz Losh 02/01/2010 - 10:00am Comments
With the first year of the Obama administration officially coming to a close, educators have been thinking about how the president’s online presence could be used for both civic education and media literacy purposes.  Obama came into...
Teaching with Obama Blog Image
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By Liz Losh 02/01/2010 - 10:00am Comments
With the first year of the Obama administration officially coming to a close, educators have been thinking about how the president’s online presence could be used for both civic education and media literacy purposes.  Obama came into...
Teaching with Obama Blog Image
Liz Losh  Profile Picture
By Liz Losh 02/01/2010 - 10:00am Comments
With the first year of the Obama administration officially coming to a close, educators have been thinking about how the president’s online presence could be used for both civic education and media literacy purposes.  Obama came into...
Teaching with Obama Blog Image
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By John Jones 03/02/2010 - 8:10am Comments
In a recent New Yorker piece on cookbooks, Adam Gopnik observes that "the space between learning the facts about how something is done and learning how to do it always turns out to be large, at times immense." Although Gopnik is explicitly...
Apprenticeship 2.0 Could Fuel 21st Century Learning Blog Image
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By John Jones 03/02/2010 - 8:10am Comments
In a recent New Yorker piece on cookbooks, Adam Gopnik observes that "the space between learning the facts about how something is done and learning how to do it always turns out to be large, at times immense." Although Gopnik is explicitly...
Apprenticeship 2.0 Could Fuel 21st Century Learning Blog Image
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By Aaron Knochel 04/29/2010 - 6:50am Comments
There is an assumption that digital natives are naturally predisposed to understanding how to use computers and technology, just because we grew up with the Internet, texting, and emailing. I'm 21 years old, I am a so-called digital native, but...
A Digital Native Reframes The Concept Blog Image
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By Aaron Knochel 04/29/2010 - 6:50am Comments
There is an assumption that digital natives are naturally predisposed to understanding how to use computers and technology, just because we grew up with the Internet, texting, and emailing. I'm 21 years old, I am a so-called digital native, but...
A Digital Native Reframes The Concept Blog Image
Aaron Knochel Profile Picture
By Aaron Knochel 04/29/2010 - 6:50am Comments
There is an assumption that digital natives are naturally predisposed to understanding how to use computers and technology, just because we grew up with the Internet, texting, and emailing. I'm 21 years old, I am a so-called digital native, but...
A Digital Native Reframes The Concept Blog Image
Aaron Knochel Profile Picture
By Aaron Knochel 04/29/2010 - 6:50am Comments
There is an assumption that digital natives are naturally predisposed to understanding how to use computers and technology, just because we grew up with the Internet, texting, and emailing. I'm 21 years old, I am a so-called digital native, but...
A Digital Native Reframes The Concept Blog Image
Aaron Knochel Profile Picture
By Aaron Knochel 04/29/2010 - 6:50am Comments
There is an assumption that digital natives are naturally predisposed to understanding how to use computers and technology, just because we grew up with the Internet, texting, and emailing. I'm 21 years old, I am a so-called digital native, but...
A Digital Native Reframes The Concept Blog Image